The Malawi Bureau of Standards (MBS) is a statutory organization established in 1972 by an Act of Parliament (Cap 51:02)  with a mandate to promote standardization of commodities and their manufacture, production, processing or treatment and to provide for the verification and calibration  of weighing and measuring instruments: and further to provide for matter incidental to or connected with standardization.

The MBS is inviting applications from suitably qualified and interested persons to fill the following vacancy tenable at Blantyre Office:

Grade                            :  BS 12

Responsible to                :  Head Motor Vehicle Driver

Responsible for               :  N/A

Number of posts             :  Two (2)

Duty station                   :  Head Office

Job Purpose: To drive Malawi Bureau of Standards vehicles

Key Duties and Responsibilities

  1. Driving staff and goods to various destinations;
  2. Conducting daily and routine motor vehicle checks;
  3. Maintaining the vehicle logbook;
  4. Cleaning the vehicle;
  5. Reporting to Head Driver on vehicle repairs; and
  6. Checking and advising on vehicle licenses.

Minimum Qualifications and Experience

The applicant must have:

  1. Malawi School certificate of Education (MSCE);
  2. Category P.G Driving License;
  3. Three (3) years working experience.

Mode of Application

The Bureau is an equal opportunity employer and female candidates are particularly encouraged to apply. The Bureau is committed to the promotion of merit, fairness, equity, honesty, integrity, impartiality and professionalism. As such, any form of canvasing is not allowed and any candidate involved in any kind shall be disqualified.

Interested persons who meet the above specifications should submit a written application letter together with copies of relevant certificates, up to date Curriculum Vitae, naming three traceable referees, in a sealed envelope clearly marked on top with the post being applied for before close of business on 20th September, 2021 to:

The Director General

Malawi Bureau of Standards

P O Box 946